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There are 5 ways to get from Reading to Shiplake College by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Lower Caversham, Washington Road to Shiplake, The Plowden Arms PH 800 / ...

$5 - $7

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Twyford
  2. Take the train from Twyford to Wargrave

$4 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Shiplake College 5.2 miles

$21 - $26

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Shiplake College 5.2 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Walk from Reading to Shiplake College 5.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Shiplake College is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Shiplake College is to taxi which costs £16 - £20 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lower Caversham, Washington Road and arriving at Shiplake, The Plowden Arms PH. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Shiplake College. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Wargrave via Twyford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Reading and Shiplake College is 4 miles. The road distance is 5.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Shiplake College without a car is to bus which takes 25 min and costs £3 - £6.

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The bus from Lower Caversham, Washington Road to Shiplake, The Plowden Arms PH takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Reading to Shiplake College bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Lower Caversham, Washington Road station.

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Reading to Shiplake College train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Reading to Shiplake College is to bus which takes 25 min and costs £3 - £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £2 - £6 and takes 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Reading to Shiplake College.
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  • Distance: 4.4 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Reading, England and Shiplake College, England?

Arriva UK operates a bus from Reading to Shiplake College hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 17 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Reading to Shiplake College via Twyford and Wargrave in around 52 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Twyford
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$4 - $7
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $5
Train from Twyford to Wargrave
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$3 - $6
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Lower Caversham, Washington Road to Shiplake, The Plowden Arms PH
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Thames Travel
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Lower Caversham, Washington Road to Shiplake College
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Lower Caversham, Washington Road to Shiplake, The Plowden Arms PH
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Shiplake College
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Reading to Shiplake College bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Shiplake, The Plowden Arms PH station.

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Reading to Shiplake College train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Wargrave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Shiplake College is 5 miles. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Reading to Shiplake College.

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